HISTORY

  • 1979.8

    Founded Sanwa Inc., a company that imports and sells building materials, in Yodogawa-ku, Osaka City with 3,000,000 yen of capital

  • 1983.5

    Relocated the head office to Higashi-ku (current Chuo-ku), Osaka City

  • 2000.3

    Began online retail of building materials

  • 2004.7

    Opened the Nagoya Showroom in Naka-ku, Nagoya City

  • 2005.7

    Relocated the head office to Chuo-ku, Osaka City
    Opened the Osaka Showroom in Chuo-ku, Osaka City

  • 2006.10

    Opened the Tokyo Showroom in Koto-ku, Tokyo

  • 2008.4

    Name changed from Sanwa Inc. to sanwacompany Ltd.
    Relocated the Nagoya Showroom to Higashi-ku, Nagoya City

  • 2010.7

    Relocated the Tokyo Showroom to Minato-ku, Tokyo

  • 2011.2

    Established SANWA COMPANY HUB PTE. LTD. in Singapore to develop customers and suppliers in Southeast Asia (temporarily suspended in July 2014)

  • 2011.7

    SANWA COMPANY HUB PTE. LTD. established the Singapore Showroom

  • 2013.4

    Relocated the Osaka Showroom to Kita-ku, Osaka City

  • 2013.9

    Listed shares on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Mothers

  • 2014.8

    Opened the Fukuoka Showroom in Hakata-ku, Fukuoka City

  • 2014.11

    Relocated the head office to Kita-ku, Osaka City

  • 2015.4

    Relocated the Nagoya Showroom to Higashi-ku, Nagoya City

  • 2016.4

    First exhibit at Salone del Mobile.Milano

  • 2016.5

    Established SANWA COMPANY RS TAIWAN LTD., a joint venture in Taiwan with Taiwan’s SIGMU Group (the joint venture was terminated in September 2018)

  • 2016.8

    Opened the SANWA COMPANY RS TAIWAN LTD. showroom in Taipei City
    Relocated the Tokyo Showroom close to Gaienmae Station in Minato-ku, Tokyo

  • 2017.3

    Concluded a distributor agreement with FACCO Company in Vietnam

  • 2018.1

    Opened the Sendai Showroom in Aoba-ku, Sendai City

  • 2018.3

    Concluded a distributor agreement with Ningbo Sanyo Trading Company in China

  • 2018.4

    Received Salone del Mobile.Milano Award, becoming the first Asian company to win the award

  • 2018.10

    Concluded a distributor agreement with SimonePiva in Italy
    Concluded a distributor agreement with MJ Housing Korea in Korea